World Health Summit 2013

1.200 Participants - 250 Speakers - 80 Nations - 45 Sessions

October 20 - 22, Federal Foreign Office, Berlin, Germany


Angela Merkel
Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany

François Hollande
President of the French Republic

José Manuel Barroso
President of the European Commission

World Health Summit Presidents

John Eu-Li Wong
Vice Provost, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Detlev Ganten
Founding President,
Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany

Central Topics

The World Health Summit 2013 was organized along four tracks:

  • Research and Innovation
  • Education and Leadership for Health
  • Evidence to Policy
  • Global Health for Development

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M8 Alliance Declaration


We would like to thank each and every partner who contributes to the World Health Summit.

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At the World Health Summit 2013, the World Federation of Academic Institutions for Global Health (WFAIGH) and the Centre Virchow-Villermé for Public Health Paris-Berlin (CVV) were established.

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Satellite Events

In association with the World Health Summit, several partners organize a broad range of events.

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World Health Summit Regional Meeting

Date: April 8-10, 2013
Location: Singapore
Host: National University of Singapore

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